Wednesday, May 6, 2015

30 Random Facts About Me

Years ago, I remember emails circulating among friends that had a list of questions you were suppose to answer and send on to a group of friends.  Anyone remember those?  I loved them because it gave me an opportunity to see how well I really knew my friends and pick up a few more tidbits about them that I may not have known before.  So today, I thought it'd be fun to share 30 random facts about me that many of you may not know.  Ready?  Let's go!
  1. I could eat a whole can of black or California green olives in one sitting.
  2. My favorite Starbucks drink in the summer is a white chocolate frapuccino
  3. When I order a hot drink at Starbucks, I order it "extra hot".
  4. I was home-schooled in Kindergarten and First Grade
  5. Favorite all-time classical piece of music is Clair de Lune.
  6. I have zero tattoos and plan to keep it that way :-)
  7. However, I'd consider having my eyebrows or eye liner tattoo'd.
  8. My least favorite part of my makeup routine is filling in my eyebrows.
  9. I'm allergic to cats.
  10. In addition to the piano, I also played the flute in junior high and high school
  11. I always wanted to work for the CIA or FBI as an undercover agent....think Jennifer Garner's character in the show "Alias".
  12. I am petrified of snakes!
  13. For my last meal, I'd want crispy chile rellenos from Benny's Restaurant in Denver, Colorado.
  14. I despise brussel sprouts!
  15. And, I don't like pickles on my Chick-fil-a sandwiches.
  16. Viva La Juicy perfume by Juicy Couture is what I'd consider my "signature" fragrance.
  17. I am a germ-a-phobe.
  18. Favorite sport to play is volleyball.
  19. Favorite sport to watch live or on TV is football.
  20. I love Hallmark movies!
  21. Most annoying thing to me is someone chomping on their gum with their mouth open....like fingernails on a chalkboard to most people.
  22. Actually, fingernails on a chalkboard don't bother me in the slightest.
  23. I always said I would never live in California....never say "never", right? ;-)
  24. I once peeled logs and helped replace a grass roof in Alaska.
  25. I've been to a Red Sox vs. Yankees game at Fenway park.
  26. I've been in the crown of the Statue of Liberty.
  27. I no longer have my appendix.
  28. Fall and Winter are my most favorite seasons of the year!
  29. I love all things cinnamon...and in candy, the hotter the cinnamon the better!
  30. My current dream vacation is to go on a Viking River cruise. 
I hope that was fun for you and you learned a little more about me.  Feel free to share in the comments below a random fact or two about yourself!